Farrar, Straus and Company, 1948. Second printing before publication. Hardcover. 371pp. Octavo. Light gray cloth covered boards. Very good. The edges of the covers are subtly bumped and darkened. The pastedowns are mildly darkened. The pages are slightly yellowed. There is a very small light stain on p. 89. Item #26164
Frank Waters was nominated multiple times for the Nobel Prize, and was awarded seven honorary doctorate degrees from southwestern colleges: University of Albuquerque, 1973; Colorado State University, 1973; New Mexico State University, 1976; University of New Mexico, 1978; Colorado College, 1978; University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, 1983 and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 1982.